Which first satellite launched by Nepal?
Correct Answer : NepaliSat-1
Nepal's first satellite has been launched into space, which will soon start rotating around the Earths orbit to collect information about the country's topography and Earths magnetic field.
The NepaliSat-1 was launched from the Virginiabased station of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration in the US.
The satellite, developed by two Nepalis – Abhas Maskey and Hariram Shrestha – at Japan's Kyushu Institute of Technology, bears the Nepal flag and the NAST logo. Similar satellites from Japan and Sri Lanka were also launched alongside NepaliSat-1.
The satellite is equipped with a 5MP camera to capture Nepal's topography and a magnetometer to collect data related to the Earth's magnetic field. The images and data will be sent by satellite to the ground station at NAST, which is currently under construction.....और आगे पढ़ें
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